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Fireman's fatigue cap: President

Object Number: 
INV.10306
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Textile, leather, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 10 5/8 x 7 3/4 in. ( 7.9 x 27 x 19.7 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: on front of cap: "PRESIDENT" in relief: on buttons: "F.D."
Description: 
Yellow coated cloth cap with cylindrical, flat-topped crown and black patent leather visor which is flat and somewhat rectangular; "PRESIDENT" embroidered in gold on front; black patent leather chin strap secured at either side by a button embossed with initials "F.D."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group